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Photograph - Car on Side of Road, Victoria, 1959 Reg. No: MM 085003
- Black and white photograph from an album containing a personal story of Julius Toth's immigration experience and a collection of 40 photo reproductions. Julius left Hungary late in 1956 following the unsuccessful Hungarian revolution and subsequent Soviet Occupation. He escaped to Austria where he spent three months in Displaced Persons Camps before migrating to Australia in March 1957. This image is one of eight which record various trips made by Julius and his friends around Victoria in 1959. The friends drove across Victoria's deserts, went fishing at Philip Island and often went on hunting trips.
- Landscape format, black and white reproduction photograph with a decorative, white border.
- Description Of Content:
- Car on a deserted road. Open countryside flanks either side of the road and electricity pylons run along the left hand side.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Julius Toth
|Dimensions:||11.5 cm (Width), 7.5 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||immigration, motor cars, settlement, recreation activities, photography, camping, cars, travel, migration settlement, travel tourism, holidays, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Settlement - Cultural & Social Life|
|Tertiary Classification:||excursions & outings|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, 1959|
|User:||Mr Julius Toth, Victoria, Australia, 1959-2000|